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    Jordan-Matthews High School, through the use of collaboration, technology driven lessons, and a focus on individual learning and growth is committed...

  • The cast and crew of the JM production of Grease Nov. 20-22.

  • The Pink Ladies and Burger Palace Boys

  • Danny (Raul Leyva Hernandez) and Sandy (Carly Martinelli)

  • Shakin' At The High School Hop

  • The girls of Rydell High!

  • Is You-Know-Who in the building singing "Greased Lightning?"

  • Gonna rock with the music, gonna dig the scene1

  • The Teen Angel (Meg Moore) tells Frenchy (Bethany Pyrtle) not to be a Beauty School Dropout.

  • The trio (Brooke Palmer, Jasmine Brower, Stephanie Camacho) sings about the "Rock and Roll Party Queen."

  • Director Matt Fry with Rizzo (Alanna Pyrtle) and Frenchy (Bethany Pyrtle) after the show.

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School Announcements
JM HOSA Dominates at District Competition
On Nov. 15, HOSA students competed at District Competition. The students who participated did an outstanding job and represented J-M well. Please congratulate the following students on their achievement.
 
Joy Hinshaw- 1st place Extemporaneous Writing
Danielle Baggstrom-1st place Medical Photography
Alexander Salazar-2nd place Healthy Lifestyle
Oscar Bacilio- 2nd place Nursing Assisting
Eduardo Fernandez- 2nd place Sports Medicine
Blair Hooker-4th place Medical Photography
Yoana Aguiire-Top Ten Nursing Assisting
Alanna Pyrtle-Top Ten Nursing Assisting
Jaime Nunemann-Top Ten Medical Terminology
Luis Martinez-Top Ten Extemporaneous Health Poster
Kimberley Hannah-Top Ten Sports Medicine

A special acknowledgement to our students who serve as  district officers: Eduardo Fernandez, Delena Carcamo-Melgar, Oscar Bacilio, and Kelsey Moffitt who organized and led a seminar on leadership skills for their peers from throughout the district.
Grease Photo Albums Online
Thanks to everyone in the JM community that supported our production of Grease! If you'd like to see photos of the show, visit the JMArts Facebook page at JMArts.org. Don't forget to like the page for more news about what's happening in the arts programs here at JM! And if you'd like another look at the Playbill program, click here.
Launch Schedule for Nov/Dec
Click here to view the Launch Schedule for Nov/Dec.
Time To Order Your JM Yearbook!
Yearbooks are on sale now!  Find a Yearbook staff member to pay your $20 deposit for your yearbook.  The sale ends on November 7th.  Price of the book is $55.00.
The Aviator Takes Off: JM's Student Newspaper Is Online!
Want the latest news, plus features, reviews, sports and commentary? Check out The JM Aviator!
Clean Out Your Closet, and Help the JM Theater Department!
Calling all you 80s gals: We're betting you still have prom or bridesmaid dresses in your closet you'd love to get rid of. We can take those dresses and alter them into 50s party dresses, and it saves having to buy fabric. If you've got a dress you'd like to donate to the Grease costume closet, email Rose Pate , send it with a student, or drop it by the front office. Thursday @ 6pm is 11th grade parent night in the media center--bring the dress with you!
JM Junior Takes Top Prize in FFA Event
Jordan-Matthews junior Sarah Thomas won 1st place in the state for the Future Farmers of America Dairy Handling Competition that took place at the Mountain Sate Fair in Asheville, NC Saturday, September 13, 3014. This win enables her to represent North Carolina and compete at the FFA National Convention in October, 2015 at Louisville, Kentucky. Congratulations Sarah!
Parent Portal to View Student Grades Now Open
Parents and guardians: Our grade book portal is now open for you to check your child's grades. If your child went to JM last year, and you created an account, that account should still work. If your child did not attend JM last year, you will need to create a new account. Here is the link to the directions for creating that account.
 
To create the account, you will need your child's Access ID and Access password. You must pick this up ​in person, and you must have identification. Our interpreter, Mrs. Tobar, will have these information sheets, and she will verify parents' ID information. We cannot give this information over the telephone or send it home with students.
College Information Updates
Seniors and parents: Sign up for text alerts on college information from our college adviser, Ms. Hatcher. Simply send a text message to 81810 that says “@jmstu” and follow the instructions. You or your student may also follow Ms. Hatcher on twitter: www.twitter.com/JMHS_CollegeAdv
 
Parent Letters in English and Spanish
Can't find the letter sent home to all families this summer with important dates and policies for this school year? Don't worry--download here: Parent Letter English, Parent Letter Spanish, Dress Code English, Dress Code Spanish.
Parking Passes for 2014-15 Now Available
Students may now purchase parking passes for 2014-15. Passes are $15, and students must have the following information: License number, license plate number, color, make and year of the vehicle. See Mrs. Tobar in the front office Monday-Thursday. All students must have a pass to park on campus, and if you lose you tag, you must purchase another one.
Fall 2014 Sports Schedules Available
Click here to download all Fall 2014 Sports Schedules